Comprehensive Cancer Control Implementation at the Local Level

Would your work be enhanced by implementing strategies to leverage community resources for cancer prevention, early detection, and...

Aug 18, 2017 | Melanie Ruhe

  • New NACCHO Fact Sheet: Five Steps for Inclusive Health Promotion

    NACCHO’s Health and Disability program recently released a new fact sheet, titled “Five Steps for Inclusive...

    Jul 20, 2017 | Anastasia Sonneman

  • Newly Released: New Hampshire Disability and Public Health Project Resources

    The New Hampshire Disability and Public Health Project recently released a number of valuable resources, including a new report, video...

    Jun 30, 2017 | Anastasia Sonneman

  • LGBT Pride Month: FREE Issue of LGBT Health

    In celebration of LGBT Pride Month, free access to the new issue of LGBT Health is available now through June 30th. Some of this...

    Jun 08, 2017 | Kim Rodgers

  • 2017 National ADAP Monitoring Project Annual Report

    The National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors (NASTAD) has published the 2017 National ADAP Monitoring Project Annual...

    May 22, 2017 | Kim Rodgers

  • Project Inform: Hepatitis C Treatment Videos

    At least 3.5 million Americans are living with hepatitis C virus (HCV) and approximately three-fourths of this group are “Baby...

    May 08, 2017 | Kim Rodgers

  • Seeking Input: Disability Data in Community Health Assessments

    The NACCHO Health and Disability Program is seeking success stories from local health departments (LHDs) on ways the disability...

    Apr 27, 2017 | Anastasia Sonneman

  • Archived Webinar: Healthy Communities – An Assessment and Implementation Framework...

    The New York State Disability and Health Program in partnership with the SUNY Albany School of Public Health released a recording of...

    Mar 28, 2017 | Anastasia Sonneman

  • Fact Sheet: Disability Stigma and Your Patients

    The University of Washington Healthy Aging Rehabilitation Research Training Center has released a fact sheet entitled, “Disability...

    Mar 28, 2017 | Anastasia Sonneman

  • Comprehensive Cancer Control Implementation at the Local Level

    Would your work be enhanced by implementing strategies to leverage community resources for cancer prevention, early detection, and treatment? Could cancer outcomes in your community be improved through partnerships that focus on promoting healthy lifestyles, ensuring access to screenings and diagnostic technologies, and improving the quality of treatment and support services to enhance...

    Aug 18, 2017 | Melanie Ruhe

    New NACCHO Fact Sheet: Five Steps for Inclusive Health Promotion

    NACCHO’s Health and Disability program recently released a new fact sheet, titled “Five Steps for Inclusive Promotion,” now available via the NACCHO Health and Disability webpage. This four-page resource provides health department staff with five action steps for the development and delivery of inclusive health promotion programs and activities. Each action step provides helpful...

    Jul 20, 2017 | Anastasia Sonneman

    Newly Released: New Hampshire Disability and Public Health Project Resources

    The New Hampshire Disability and Public Health Project recently released a number of valuable resources, including a new report, video and two fact sheets, please see below for details and links to access each item. Local health departments and partners are strongly encouraged to use these resources as tools to support disability inclusion within the […]

    Jun 30, 2017 | Anastasia Sonneman

    LGBT Pride Month: FREE Issue of LGBT Health

    In celebration of LGBT Pride Month, free access to the new issue of LGBT Health is available now through June 30th. Some of this month’s articles include: Applying Organizational Change to Promote Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Inclusion and Reduce Health Disparities Kristen L. Eckstrand, Mitchell R. Lunn, Baligh R. Yehia Factors Associated with Antiretroviral […]

    Jun 08, 2017 | Kim Rodgers

    2017 National ADAP Monitoring Project Annual Report

    The National Alliance of State and Territorial AIDS Directors (NASTAD) has published the 2017 National ADAP Monitoring Project Annual Report and its accompanying resources, which provide comprehensive information on AIDS Drug Assistance Programs (ADAPs). Over the course of time, there have been significant shifts in funding and client need. While ADAPs have worked to meet those […]

    May 22, 2017 | Kim Rodgers

    Project Inform: Hepatitis C Treatment Videos

    At least 3.5 million Americans are living with hepatitis C virus (HCV) and approximately three-fourths of this group are “Baby Boomers” — people born between 1945 and 1965. Since hepatitis C disease usually has no symptoms early on, about half of those living with it are unaware. Thus, now that hepatitis C can easily be cured, Project Inform, […]

    May 08, 2017 | Kim Rodgers

    Seeking Input: Disability Data in Community Health Assessments

    The NACCHO Health and Disability Program is seeking success stories from local health departments (LHDs) on ways the disability community has been highlighted as a part of community health assessments and/or community health improvement plans. These stories will be used  to create a “best practices” resource designed to encourage LHDs to engage individuals with disabilities […]

    Apr 27, 2017 | Anastasia Sonneman

    Archived Webinar: Healthy Communities – An Assessment and Implementation Framework to Achieve Inclusion of Persons with Disability

    The New York State Disability and Health Program in partnership with the SUNY Albany School of Public Health released a recording of their March 2016 webcast,  “Healthy Communities: An Assessment and Implementation Framework to Achieve Inclusion of Persons with Disability.” During the webcast, featured presenter, Yochai Eisenberg, MUPP, from the Center on Health Promotion Research for […]

    Mar 28, 2017 | Anastasia Sonneman

    Fact Sheet: Disability Stigma and Your Patients

    The University of Washington Healthy Aging Rehabilitation Research Training Center has released a fact sheet entitled, “Disability Stigma and Your Patients.” This fact sheet is designed as a guide for health care providers on how to have respectful, stigma-free interactions with their patients. Local health officials are encouraged to share this fact sheet among their […]

    Mar 28, 2017 | Anastasia Sonneman

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